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KATHMANDU, Jan 23 (FAM) – Nepal’s opposition and ruling party leaders have said that the Belt and Road Initiative will be highly important for the socio-economic and infrastructure development of entire South Asia including Nepal during separate meetings with a 14-member visiting Chinese Think Tank delegation in the Nepalese Capital Kathmandu recently.
The Belt and Road Initiative is a grand vision for achieving socio-economic and infrastructure development of entire South Asia by enhancing road and railway connectivity, Chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal, K.P Sharma Oli, told the visiting delegation. Oli, who is the former prime minister of Nepal, expressed hope that the initiative will help achieving economic prosperity and elevate poverty from the world. “We want to enhance connectivity with China reap benefits from such visionary initiatives,” Oli said.